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Halloween Porches

By Remodelando la Casa on Oct 25, 2012


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I went on a walk to spy all the Halloween decor going on around my neighborhood.
I don't buy that many Halloween decorations, since my husband doesn't like them, he can have nightmares if  I place skulls or freaky pictures around the house, my daughter goes in the same line.  I've learned to buy not to scary stuff, but I miss the freaky, fun decorations Halloween brings every year!

As I walked down the street...

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Most of the houses were dressed in a simple Fall-ish style, a beautiful wreath on the door, or some pumpkins down the steps.

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The trees with so many colorful leaves frame the porches!

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I've been experiencing porch envy for a long time now. So many porches, and I have none!
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I love this sitting space and how neat a "shelf" was built to display those pumpkings on the rail.

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I passed the back alleys...

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More pretty homes...

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Where the porches were nicely arranged with Halloween decorations. I'd say the effect was more "pretty" than "spooky"!

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The crunching feeling as I stepped on the leaves...

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While reaching one that definitively says "Fall" with its arrangement of the dried cornstalks...


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The first spooky welcoming is given to me by this pal!

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Its porch couldn't be lovelier.


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The cobwebs give this one the feel I was looking for!

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Until I reached my friend Gail's house! Cobwebs, checked. Freaky pictures, checked. Spiders, bats, skelletons, -checked!

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I love all the details Gail used to create the scary mood!

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Chester her dog, trying to talk things over with that rat.

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By the look on her face, it looks like she is not very convinced.

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Neither on this one!

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The spookiest home in my neighborhood as I've seen!

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At night, when the lights are on, I like it the most.

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Just wait until Halloween night, when added creepy sounds will make more than one kid stay away from this one!


Happy Halloween!







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